• Frugality

    Impulse Purchases

    “Mom,” Katie’s voice called out from her room as soon as I arrived home from work. “What type of tablet should I buy for my photo editing? I want a good one.” “I thought you preferred using your Mac for photo editing,” I replied as I began my evening ablutions. “Actually, I prefer using my phone but I want something…

  • Simplicity

    A New Gadget

    I am not a fan of single purpose gadgets. In my opinion, it is better in most cases to spend a little more money for a device that will serve many purposes than to have a collection of single-purpose devices laying about. However, there are times when a single purpose device makes sense. For instance, it can be prohibitively expensive…